Rev. Mark Kelleher, Pastor
Rev. Michael J. Cook, Associate Pastor
Rev. Antony William Rajayan, Priest in Residence
Deacon: Mr. Joseph Certesio
Director of Liturgical Music
Mr. Richard Mitchell, III
Director of Religious Education and Youth Ministry
Mrs. Marylou Draper
15 Gender Road
Newark, DE 19713
Religious Education Center
21 Gender Road, Newark, DE 19713
Christ the Teacher Catholic School
2451 Frazer Road
Newark, DE 19702
Holy Family Parish, Established 1979
Holy Family Parish is a welcoming community of faith rooted in the Roman Catholic Tradition. As members of the Body of Christ, we are a multicultural and multigenerational parish called to share our gifts and talents. Our experience of worship in Word and Sacrament compels us to witness to all people through catechesis, service and evangelization.
The Feast of Pentecost, The Year of Jubilee, 2000
First Reconciliation: begins in Fall of Grade 2 (minimally)
First Eucharist: begins in Spring of Grade 2 (minimally)
Confirmation: takes place in Grade 10 (minimally)
Adult Confirmation: (18 and older)
Diocesan guidelines are followed for all sacraments. Please consult DRE/YM for more information.
Baptisms: Celebrated during Sunday liturgies or on the 2nd and 3rd Sundays of the month. Please call the Parish Office to schedule.
Matrimony: Consult parish priest at least one year in advance and before any plans or decisions are made.
Scheduled Meetings and Chairs
Pastoral Council: Every 2nd Wednesday of the month, 7 PM in the Adult Education Room
Every 1st Thursday of the month (closed meetings)
Executive Officer: Larry Bucci